American Journal of Internal Medicine

Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2022

  • Review of Liver Enzymes Abnormalities in Patients with SARS-CoV-2 Infection

    Waseem F. Al Tameemi, Anas Habeeb Mohammed Matar Al-Sharqi

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2022
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 10 November 2021
    Accepted: 30 November 2021
    Published: 8 January 2022
    Abstract: Background: Liver function derangements have been reported in COVID-19, but reported rates are variable. Treatment in intensive care units (ICU) has become a major challenge; therefore, early recognition of severe and critical cases is absolutely essential for timely triaging of patients. Objectives: to review incidence of acute liver injury in pat... Show More
  • Blood Count Under the Effect of Erythropoietin (EPO) in Patients with Chronic Hemodialysis

    Elvedin Osmanovic, Mersiha Cerkezovic, Almir Jagodic

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2022
    Pages: 8-12
    Received: 18 December 2021
    Accepted: 5 January 2022
    Published: 12 January 2022
    Abstract: One of the most common associated diseases in dialysis patients is anemia. The number of erythrocytes, hemoglobin and hematocrit is reduced in patients that suffer from anemia. These three measurement parameters represent the most important "red part" of the blood count. Due to renal insufficiency, patients on hemodialysis do not have enough erythr... Show More
  • Neuroleptic Therapy as an Antitumor Protective Factor in Schizophrenic Patients with Polysindromic Framework: Observational Study

    Leopoldo Ferrante, Walter Filippelli, Luigi Petrillo, Giovanni Castaldo, Alessio Sullo, Gaetano Motta, Anna D’Alessio

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2022
    Pages: 13-19
    Received: 19 January 2021
    Accepted: 2 February 2021
    Published: 28 January 2022
    Abstract: Schizophrenia is one of the psychiatric pathologies that involves the highest family, social and economic costs. The symptomatology affects various areas of an individual's life that include thought, emotions and the social aspect, with a remarkably long and variable course of the pathology, with subjects who may be chronically ill and others, inst... Show More